School Vision, Ethos & Aims

Our Vision

Transforming lives through inspirational education.

Our Aims

  1. To challenge our students to be ambitious about their future.
  2. To equip and encourage our students to make positive contributions totheir community.
  3. To ensure our curriculum inspires, engages and is relevant.
  4. To develop curiosity for learning.

Our Values

We are:

Proud • Resilient • Equal • Positive • Ambitious • Respectful

Our Approach

We will achieve our vision by:

  • Seeing leadership as a moral activity
  • Creating a culture of aspiration and hope
  • Moving from improving to transforming
  • Leading change and innovation
  • Building a moral consensus focused on securing equity
  • Working with authenticity and integrity
  • Embedding the principles of effective learning
  • Focusing on teaching to close the gap
  • Enabling progress in learning and so achievement for all
  • Moving from autonomy to collaborative learning – bonding to bridging
  • Focusing on intervention to prevent failure
  • Moving from dependency to interdependency
  • Building a culture of trust and empowerment
  • Securing leadership capacity and sustainability
  • Leading through trust and empathy
  • Encouraging a commitment to care and passion
  • Developing emotional literacy
  • Fostering strategies for personal growth
  • Developing personal well being – ‘reservoirs of hope’
  • Advocating resilience and sustainability